Design & Technology Teacher

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MPS/UPS (Plus London Fringe Allowance) 
September 2020 start.

We are seeking to appoint a teacher of Design and Technology to join our busy department from September 2020.  If you have a passion for your subject, strong organisational skills and the enthusiasm and drive to inspire every student you teach, we are keen to hear from you!  

The ideal candidate will have a degree in Design or an Engineering related subject and will be keen to share their expertise.  We seek a colleague who can create innovative and exciting lessons, motivate students to secure outstanding examination outcomes and engender a love for this area of the curriculum.  The post is full-time and applications are invited from NQTs and experienced teachers.  

We have a specialism in Engineering and are proud of the extensive links we have with Industry, Universities and Apprenticeships.

You will be joining a department which offers DT related courses up to A Level, in a school which highly values creativity.  All KS3 students develop their skills in Designing and Making, through a range of projects. KS4 students cover DT Electromechanical Systems and Level 2 Designing the Built Environment (EDUQAS). 

As KS5 we offer A levels in Design Technology and Level 3 Professional Construction Practice (EDUQAS).  The successful candidate will need to learn how to deliver these courses but full training and support will be given where required.

We can offer you: 

  • Strategic programme of personalised CPD is offered, to help you plan your future career  

  • As a Trust with both selective and non-selective schools, staff secondment opportunities are available 

  • Free parking, use of school gym, staff social events 

  • Staff enrichment opportunities e.g. Art classes, Book Club and Sporting activities 

  • Opportunities to participate in a varied programme of school trips, including visits to New York, Spain, Winter Sports in the USA etc.

WGSB is a member of the Endeavour MAT family of schools, which pride themselves on setting consistently high expectations, securing outstanding outcomes and delivering exceptional standards of teaching and learning for all.  Our students are encouraged to develop resilience and are supported to become innovative and thoughtful problem solvers via the Endeavour mindset programme.  

A collaborative approach to improving outcomes for all is a characteristic of Endeavour MAT staff. We can offer you a dynamic and supportive environment in a thriving and forward looking Trust.

The Application Process 

In line with the Government’s recent announcement, our School is closed until further notice. However, we are still busily planning for the forthcoming academic year and are excited about welcoming new recruits to come and join us. In place of school-based interviews, we have set up systems to ensure that alternative options are still available via skype/Microsoft Teams, video conferencing wherever possible.  

We would naturally welcome visits to the school, however, due to the current exceptional circumstances this will not possible at present.  Please see the job description for the post and if you would like a conversation with our Trust HR Manager or Head of DT to discuss the role in more detail, we would be happy to arrange.

Deadline for applications is:  Midday Friday 15th May 2020   Application forms are available on our website under Vacancies and should be returned to recruitment@endeavour-mat.co.ukInformal visits are welcome, please contact Mrs Owen, Headteacher’s PA – jowen@wgsb.co.uk .

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate. 

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Job Specification

Role
Teacher
Subject
DT
Salary
MPS/UPS (Plus London Fringe Allowance)
Closing Date
15th May 2020
Start Date
September 2020
Job Ref
Design & Technology Teacher

Any Questions?

For further information about this vacancy please contact us using Ref: Design & Technology Teacher.

Mrs J Owen
01322 223090

Job Specification

Role
Teacher
Subject
DT
Salary
MPS/UPS (Plus London Fringe Allowance)
Closing Date
15th May 2020
Start Date
September 2020
Job Ref
Design & Technology Teacher

Any Questions?

For further information about this vacancy please contact us using Ref: Design & Technology Teacher.

Mrs J Owen
01322 223090